Public Safety Alert
From: Ben Herron <BHerron@Savannahga.Gov>
Date: July 1, 2016 at 5:13:34 AM EDT
Subject: Crime Alert
At approx. Midnight, the police responded to Hull and Whitaker on a report of a robbery. The victim reported that she was walking down Oglethrope Lane when she noticed two individuals behind her. She stated that one of them ran up behind her and attempted to snatch her purse. Once he was able to get it, he fled west down the lane. The second suspect ran up to her and demanded her phone after pointing ,what she perceived as a fake gun, at her and demanded her phone. She refused and the suspect fled west bound as well.
This incident is under investigation.
1 – Black male, shite shirt, approximately 6’, early twenties, average build
2 – Black male, possibly a plaid shirt, 5’7”, early twenties, average build